SchoolMessenger Outreach

Amherst County Public Schools (ACPS) has recently implemented a new school notification system called SchoolMessenger. SchoolMessenger is fully integrated with the Parent Portal in PowerSchool.

School Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 8, 2015

A School Board meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 6:00 PM in the board room of the School Administration Office.

Public Notice Request for Proposals Number 16442

The Amherst County Public Schools will accept sealed proposals until, but no later than 2:00 p.m., October 15, 2015 for Health/Benefit Consulting Services. Interested parties should contact the Amherst County Purchasing Office, P O Box 390, Amherst, VA 24521.  Telephone: 434-946-9308.

Schedule of Meetings Regarding Proposed Cell Tower for Elon ES Property

Monday, September 14 at 6:00 pm at Elon ES.  School Board Work Session
As a Work Session this meeting will allow the company seeking to install the tower,  Milestone Communications, to present their proposal to the School Board.  As a Work Session there is NO public comment permitted.
Monday, September 21 at 6:00 pm at Elon ES.  Public Input Meeting

Substitute Workshops for the 2015-2016 School Year

The substitute workshops for the 2015-2016 school year have been scheduled as follows:

Tanglewood Mobile Home Park Bus Stop Information

Effective Monday, May 4, 2015, the bus stop location for Tanglewood  Mobile Home Park will be moved to the intersection of Tanglewood Drive and Izaak Walton Road.  Tanglewood Drive  is a private road and Amherst County Public Schools no longer has permission for its buses travel on it.  The following buses are affected; Bus 6 Monelison Middle School, Bus 54 MHES Smart Start, Bus 55 Amelon Elementary School and Bus 84 Amherst High School.

Virginia Higher Education Information

Dear Parents/Guardians,
From the link below, you may select any Virginia higher education institution’s Web page and click on tabs for information on admissions, tuition, enrollment, debt, success, wage, and other data.

Test Scores Show Improvement Across the Division

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